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Bridgeport’s Caroline House empowers immigrant women with English fluency

The Bridgeport nonprofit has been helping immigrant women for a quarter-century.

State-required minimum wage in Westchester going up

The minimum wage required to be paid under New York state law by businesses in Westchester goes up to $13 per hour as planned...

YWCA honors New York Secretary of State Rossana Rosado

New York Secretary of State Rossana Rosado was inducted into the YWCA White Plains & Central Westchester’s Women’s Hall of Fame during the organization’s “In the Company of Women” luncheon. 

Women’s Leadership Institute hosts summit

The Women’s Leadership Institute of the Manhattanville College School of Business will be hosting its 4th Annual Women’s Leadership Summit: Dare to Be Bold on June 14.

WWE defends omission of women from Saudi Arabian tournament

Stamford-based WWE is defending its decision not to include female wrestlers in its “Greatest Royal Rumble” presentation being staged on Friday in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Educators work to steer more females to STEM careers

Sacred Heart University is addressing both the educational question and the role model question through a $1.2 million National Science Foundation grant to expand its STEM education curriculum.

Westchester women still earn less than men, report finds

The report from the Westchester Women’s Agenda found that pay disparity between genders is present at all education levels.

Women’s center goes mobile, eyeing expansion

In late May, the Women’s Business Development Council kicked off a statewide series of meetings to advise small business owners – men and women – on financing options, marketing tactics and general growth strategies.

A marketing strategy based on life’s stages

BA50 explores the potential of baby boomer women online.

Big growth, middling clout

While women businesses have multiplied in New York, their economic clout is middle-of-pack nationally according to a recent report.

Powerful women, sound advice

From a panel of distinguished women, sound advice for achieving success

ROUNDTABLE VIDEO: POWERFUL WOMEN

Close to three hundred women and men, of all occupations and age groups, gathered Tuesday, February 28th, in Maura Ballroom of the College of New Rochelle to discuss what it takes to be a Powerful Woman.

Meet them on the bridge

International Women’s Day event slated for Walkway Over the Hudson March 8.